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The Devil’s Doorbell

An "almost true" story of a first sexual encounter ...
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A Lesson

Updated and corrected version now. Please feel free to comment, critique or complain ...
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Let us be conscious

Or indulge in incivility.  ...
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Hands

Her shadow followed him like his own. They were inseparable. Like any other couple, they would also do things together, ...
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Red light

Sujata, like any other child, wanted to study. She was admitted to a good vernacular medium school far away from ...
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Free Barbie

What do you think of me huh?  A puppet, a doll?  Or even worse, a ping-pong ball? Barbie was disappointed ...
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The Cougar’s Claws

She was the vicar's wife, he was a teenager, the son of the local bank manager. In 1959 appearances mattered ...
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Reality is the Guy Next Door

"I don't remember where something like this was written" - The Bible ;) ...
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The Stairs

This is a story written for a comp...what haunts you, others...it can be anything, memories, regret, guilt... I want you ...
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Be Careful What You Wish For

  especially to the hard of hearing! Or when delirious! ...
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Reaching Out

Such a desolate feeling to have no one of our own, In whom we can confide, all doubts and fears ...
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What to be, that is the question.

Hierarchy of UKAuthors' members (as per webmaster's list) : new, active, eminent, trusted, estimable, reputable, honourable, prominent, noble, famed, illustrious ...
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Come Fly with Me

Is it a bird, is it a plane? ...
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Knife Crime

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Winterline

  Blue etched by a rectangular roof's cut allowing the viewing of bare trees that like roots spread across the ...
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Friday the 13th

Old wives'tales ...
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Sand In My Hourglass

Playing on the riverbed in its sands, Sparkling silver filled in both hands. Shells and sepia we fondly picked and ...
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Home for Christmas

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Stealing up to you

Sneaking up to my love like a dream in the night with unheard-of mysterious messages of outward nonsense but perilous ...
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Dodecaphobia

Not the dreaded Friday 13th ...
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